Oceanside CA – Oceanside is the home to military, surf, skate and now a thriving art district. Join us as we promote our vibrant art community showcasing live performances, music, poetry, art education, culinary and popup art galleries embedded in local businesses and public spaces. Oceanside is joining a growing list of cities spotlighting the talent in their communities with Art Walks.
Over 1,000 people attended the First Friday ArtWalk in August. ( See story here) The Oceanside Art Walk is put on by dozens of businesses showcasing dozens of local artists
What: Downtown Oceanside is coming alive with vibrant arts, performances, music, poetry, activities, food, and fun for all ages, all free
When: First Friday of September, from 6-9 pm.
Where: Businesses and vacant spaces throughout downtown Oceanside, and extending down the coast
Why: The Oceanside Cultural Consortium (OCC) was established in 2013 with the goal of establishing Oceanside and surrounding communities as an important arts, culture, entertainment and tourism hub/destination. Its members include nearly 50 different Oceanside arts, community, business, and civic organizations.
How Much: Free to attend.
Event maps will be distributed every month, listing that month’s locations, art happenings and sponsors, also on www.oceansideartwalk.org
● California Surf Museum
● Hill Street Country Club
● Main Street Oceanside
● Oceanside Library & Civic Plaza
● Oceanside Museum of Art
● Petite Madeline
● Sole Lab
● Star Theatre
● Sunshine Brooks Theatre
● Ty’s Burger House
The event is sponsored by the Oceanside Museum of Art, The Hill Street Country Club, Carlos Miaco, LocalArtWalk, San Diego Supervisor Bill Horn, El Camino Country Club, Angel Print and MainStreet Oceanside
Sponsors & Supporters: First Friday: Oceanside Art Walk is a great opportunity for visibility for many businesses and organizations in the community, to support this most important new event aimed at transforming downtown Oceanside into a thriving arts, culture, and entertainment destination for the region. Contact Cyndi Melfi at firstname.lastname@example.org for sponsorship opportunities.